Scenically unique Val Gardena doesn’t just impress with its spectacular mountain ranges such as the Odle, the Cir, the Sella Massif or the unmistakable Sassolungo. Lots of sunny days allow all ages to admire the breathtaking panorama in our well-kept valley. For Val Gardena is considered to be one of the most traditional mountain regions worldwide but its people who are modern, sporty, active and nature lovers win you over too.
Dolomites Val Gardena dons its most beautiful outfit during summer. Hikers will be convinced of this themselves when they see summer meadows and mountain summits dipped in sunshine. You have to understand that putting a number to the paths in Dolomites Val Gardena is simply impossible: you see, new paths are always popping up and everyone opens up to a new view as soon as you change your perspective. Regardless of your choice, be it a pleasant stroll featuring leisurely lift rides or demanding climbs, every hiker will find a variety of tours that warm the cockles of their heart. And, of course, a tasty meal is never too far away: you can enjoy picnic areas surrounded by lush nature and head to countless mountain huts that will prepare healthy and hearty dishes.
For some time, the Dolomites were a well-hidden gem for mountain bikers. However, in the time being, they have attracted a growing number of holiday-goers with a passion for cycling who now flock to Dolomites Val Gardena. During the summer, many mountain biking events take place in Dolomites Val Gardena, from guided MTB tours to races with a star line-up.
Discover challenging and relaxing cycling tours around the valley, enjoy breathtaking views as well as hair raising descents, and make the most of the specially developed infrastructure for racing cyclists. Downhill pros or amateur mountain bikers: cyclists are always welcome to Dolomites Val Gardena.
The Dolomite summits which surround Dolomites Val Gardena were declared a UNESCO World Heritage site and thus granted special protection. Climbers have the opportunity to directly experience the beauty of these mountains: mountain climbers, athletes or bouldering fans will find everything they need for an exclusive climbing experience in the valley. But it’s Alpine climbers who will feel right at home: climb the Sassolungo together with a mountain guide and discover other Alpine routes. Besides the Sassolungo, the Sass Rigais and the Furchetta will take you to heights of over 3,000 m. Even the famous Marmolada, Sas dla Crusc and the Tre Cime can be easily reached from Val Gardena.